6-7:30 Monday, May 23 at Kindred Lutheran Church, Kindred.
1-2:00 Tuesday, May 24 at Kindred Lutheran Church, Kindred.
7:30 Monday, May 23 at Kindred Lutheran Church, Kindred.
Memorial Service: 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, May 24 at Kindred Lutheran Church, Kindred.
Fredrikson-Boulger Funeral Home, Kindred.
James Roe, 86, Kindred, passed away Thursday, May 19, 2011 at Sanford Health Palliative Care.
James Egil Roe was born February 12, 1925 in rural Nome, ND, son of Theodore and Milla (Green) Roe. He began working at Cass County Electric Co-op as a lineman in 1949. James was drafted into the Army during the Korean War and served from 1950-1952. He was stationed at Camp Carson, Colorado Springs, CO. He served in the Mountain Training Command. After his honorable discharge he returned to Valley City and continued working at CCEC and transferred to the Kindred, ND location in 1954. He retired from CCEC as Line Superintendent after 35 years of service.
James was united in marriage to Irene Fossen on December 27, 1951 at Zion Lutheran Church, Nome, ND.
James is survived by his wife, Irene; sons, David (Sandy), Moorhead, Craig (Polly), Kindred; grandchildren, Capt. Chase Roe, Afghanistan, Rachel (Steve)Roe Longtine, Ivy Roe, Allison Roe, Catlin (Shane) Piatz; sister, Grace “Dotty” Larsen.
He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Berger, Earl, Stephen; and sisters, Bernice, Avis, Lois.